UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE
October 1, 2019
Real Madrid 2-2 Club Brugge
Real Madrid – Sergio Ramos 55’ Casemiro 85’
Club Brugge – Emmanuel Dennis 9’ 39’
Atalanta 1-2 Shakhtar Donetsk
Atalanta – Duvan Zapata 28’
Shakhtar Donetsk – Junior Moraes 41’ Manor Solomon 90+5′
Tottenham 2-7 Bayern Munich
Tottenham – Heung-Min Son 12’ Harry Kane 61’(pen)
Bayern Munich – Joshua Kimmich 15’ Robert Lewandowski 45’ 87’ Serge Gnabry 53’ 55’ 83’ 88’
Lokomotiv Moscow 0-2 Atletico Madrid
Atletico Madrid – Joao Felix 48’ Thomas 58’
Red Star Belgrade 3-1 Olympiacos
Red Star Belgrade – Milos Vulic 63’ Nemanja Milunovic 87’ Richmond Boakye 90’
Olympiacos – Ruben Semedo 37’
Manchester City 2-0 Dinamo Zagreb
Manchester City – Raheem Sterling 66’ Phil Foden 90+5’
Juventus 3-0 Bayer Leverkusen
Juventus – Gonzalo Higuain 17’ Federico Bernardeschi 62’ Cristiano Ronaldo 88’
Galatasaray 0-1 Paris St. Germain
Paris St. Germain – Mauro Icardi 52’
Real Madrid vs Club Brugge (Group A) – A horrific first-half performance/goalkeeping performance saw Real Madrid trailing by 2 goals before the break to Club Brugge. Emmanuel Dennis Bonaventura scored both goals for Club Brugge. The quality of the team and home support, and probably the change in goalkeepers allowed Real Madrid to recover the deficit in the second half. It ended ina ‘2-2’ draw with Real Madrid failing to win their opening two matches of the Champions League.
Galatasaray vs Paris St. Germain (Group A) – Great goalkeeping from Muslera kept Galatasaray in the match for most of the game. In the end, Mauro Icardi’s goal was enough for Paris St. Germain to snag a win on the road.
Tottenham vs Bayern Munich (Group B) – Serge Gnabry painted North London ‘red’ with 4 goals in the second half of a match that saw Bayern Munich humiliate Tottenham in a 7-2 thrashing.
Despite being first to get on the scoresheet, Tottenham ended up on the wrong end of a ‘7-2’ scoreline.
Red Star Belgrade vs Olympiacos (Group B) – Red Star Belgrade overturned a goal deficit in the first half by getting 3 goals in the second half to avoid a defeat at home to Olympiacos.
Atalanta vs Shakhtar Donetsk (Group C) – Duvan Zapata scored Atalanta’s first-ever Champions League goal but his side failed to get their first-ever Champions League win. Shakhtar Donetsk came from a goal down to take all three points from Atalanta through a late injury-time goal from Manor Solomon.
Manchester City vs Dinamo Zagreb (Group C) – It took Manchester City some time to do the expected and grab full points at home over Dinamo Zagreb. Raheem Sterling had to come off the bench to get the opening goal of the match for his side to move on to win by two goals to nil.
Lokomotiv Moscow vs Atletico Madrid (Group D) – Joao Felix opened the scoring and his Champions League scoring when he scored in the 48th-minuted to get Atletico Madrid on to a ‘2-0’ win away against Lokomotiv Moscow.
Juventus vs Bayer Leverkusen (Group D) – Bayer Leverkusen was no match in Juventus in Turin. Juventus had a comfortable night that saw them claim all three points through three goals without getting a response from Leverkusen.
October 2, 2019
Slavia Prague 0-2 Borussia Dortmund
Borussia Dortmund – Achraf Hakimi 35’ 89’
Barcelona 2-1 Inter Milan
Barcelona – Luis Suarez 58’ 84’
Inter Milan – Lautaro Martinez 3’
Valencia 0-3 Ajax
Ajax – Hakim Ziyech 8’ Quincy Promes 34’ Donny van de Beek 67’
RB Leipzig 0-2 Lyon
Lyon – Memphis Depay 11’ Martin Terrier 65’
Zenit St. Petersburg 3-1 Benfica
Zenit St. Petersburg – Artem Dzyuba 22’ Ruben Dias 70’(og) Sardar Azmoun 78’
Benfica – Raul de Tomas 85’
Liverpool 4-3 RB Salzburg
Liverpool – Sadio Mane 9’ Andrew Robertson 25’ Mohamed Salah 36’ 69’
RB Salzburg – Hee-Chan Hwag 39’ Takumi Minamino 56’ Erlin Braut Haland 60’
Lille 1-2 Chelsea
Lille – Victor Osimhen 33’
Chelsea – Tammy Abraham 22’ Willian 78’
Genk vs Napoli (Group E) – Genk gained their first point at home after holding Napoli to a goalless draw.
Liverpool vs RB Salzburg (Group E) – Mohamed Salah’s second goal of the match decided the game for Liverpool after they blew a 3-goal lead against RB Salzburg.
Slavia Prague vs Borussia Dortmund (Group F) – Achraf Hakimi scored the two goals for Borussia Dortmund to pick up their first win of the competition in Prague.
Barcelona vs Inter Milan (Group F) – Inter Milan failure take full advantage of the opportunities they had in the first-half ended up costing them the match when Barcelona got their act together in the second half. Barcelona had to come from behind to avoid defeat at the Camp Nou against Inter Milan.
RB Leipzig vs Lyon (Group G) – Lyon goes to Germany and takes the 3 points from RB Leipzig.
Zenit St. Petersburg vs Benfica (Group G) – It was a close contest but the home side got a ‘3-1’ win when Zenit St. Petersburg welcomed Benfica.
Valencia vs Ajax (Group H) – Ajax makes it two wins out of their opening two matches in the competition after taking apart Valencia at the Estadio de Mestalla.
Lille vs Chelsea (Group H) – Willian 78th minute goal gave Chelsea their opening win of the competition through a ‘2-1’win at Lille.